Loretta Nellie Boring

Due to the current Coronavirus pandemic, Graveside Services for Loretta Nellie Boring, 95, Lawrence will be private. She died on Monday, April 14, 2020 at her home. She was a resident of Lawrence since 1958.

Loretta was born on April 15, 1924 in Memphis, TN, the daughter of Pete and Goldie Mae (Lynn) Meredith.

She was a member of the Cornerstone Southern Baptist Church and the Eagles Lodge.

She was a waitress at the Eldridge Hotel, Lawrence Country Club and the Sirloin Club.

She married Leslie C. Boring on January 14, 1952 in Pendleton, Oregon. He preceded her in death on June 1, 2010.

Survivors include her three sons, Phillip (Mary) Teeter, Bill (Connie) Boring, Paul (Jamie) Boring; 15 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; and one brother, Fred Wilson. She was also preceded in death by her sister, Alberta Matuozyk.



6 Condolences

  1. Mr. Kim R. Wrench on April 17, 2020 at 3:58 pm

    Dear Paul and Family,

    I am so sorry for your loss. May God continue to bless you as you move forward. Please know that at the end of every storm a rainbow will soon follow.

    Mr. Kim R. Wrench
    LHS Class of 1974

  2. DeeDee Blackburn on April 17, 2020 at 7:39 pm

    Carlene and I are sorry to hear about Loretta. What a personality! We loved her very much. Prayers to all the family. Wish we could be there to say a final goodbye, but she will be in our hearts!

  3. Cheri and Ray Lundin on April 17, 2020 at 9:11 pm

    Paul and Jamie
    We are very sorry for your loss. Loretta was truly one of a kind.

  4. Gary Tollefson on April 18, 2020 at 6:55 am

    Bill and Connie…So sorry to read of your mom’s passing…I hope this condolence finds both of you in good health…lots of memories popped up when I saw the Boring name in the obits…Once again..sorry for your loss…may you find the peace that passes all understanding, found only in the person of Jesus Christ, our Lord and Saviour…Blessings to you both…Gary T.

  5. gary L. wheeler on April 18, 2020 at 3:14 pm

    Bill and Connie.. my thoughts and prayers are with you in this time of sorrow

  6. BARBARA NONKEN on June 24, 2020 at 11:17 pm

    To Loretta’s Family, I was a teen working at The Sirloin, Loretta watched over me and all of the young girls, just as a mother would. I have the fondest memories and learned a lot from Loretta. She was a really great mentor and wonderful person. I’m so very sorry for your loss.

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